Whilst investigating 3D nets is an upper primary activity by tradition, I'm sure many pre-school practitioners would agree that this sort of challenge is something that some younger children really enjoy
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Great for phonics or numicon - basically any topic where you want to put a clue on the outside and answer inside. Could even put different textures/colours or smells inside to discover in a sensory area.
Measurement Inquiry - For CAP classrooms, this could double in the discovery center with a graph (children put their name under the color they think has the most)-- Also, this is important- please use non-breakable PLASTIC jars and hot glue the lids on. :)